Tuesday September 23rd, 2014
Tuesday September 23rd, 2014

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Why my friend, Wike can’t be Rivers governor — Chief Sara-Igbe


  /   in Politics 12:29 am

Chief Anabs Sara-Igbe is a chieftain of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Rivers State. He has served the stat Read More →

Forces of darkness’ll not alter my relationship with Elechi — Ebonyi Deputy Gov

Dave Umahi

  /   in Politics

Chief Dave Umahi, the Deputy Governor of Ebonyi State is one of those contending to succeed his principal, Chief Martin Elec Read More →

2015: How Jonathan, Atiku wooed Lagos

•From Left; Chief Olabode George, Arc Namadi Sambo, Vice President of Nigeria, President Goodluck Jonathan, and Dr Adamu Mu'azu, National Chairman of Peoples Democatic Party, [left] during the South West rally

  /   in Politics 12:15 am

THe nation’s commercial capital, Lagos was the focus of 2015 presidential politics last weekend as two of the major contend Read More →

How Ikimi created problems for Oshiomhole — Idahosa

Charles Idahosa

  /   in News, Politics 9:16 am

The name Charles Idahosa, the son of Akakasiaka, rings bell in the politics of Edo State. The journalist— turned-politician Read More →

Delta 2015: Who succeeds Governor Uduaghan?


  /   in News, Politics

Considering the achievements of Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan whose tenure ends in 2015, the debate in Delta State rages around Read More →

The story of my resignation as ex–Delta House Speaker, by Hon. Ochei


  /   in Politics

Rt. Hon Victor Onyekachi Ochei, an engineer, hails from Onicha Olona in Aniocha Local Government Area of Delta State. In 2003 Read More →

Business View All →

DPR says migration to electronic operations yields dividends

Offshore gas facility

  /   in Energy 12:43 am

It is no gainsaying that technology has changed practically every facet of the human life from lifestyle to living, and most Read More →

Consortium pools $400m for 260MW plant in Ogun

Gov Ibikunle Amosun

  /   in Energy

A Consortium of foreign financial institutions has generated a total of $400 million to construct a 260-megawatt, MW, power p Read More →

Inability to recoup investment frustrates local production of meters


  /   in Energy

The uncertainty of distribution companies, DISCOs, to recoup their investments may be hampering their desire to patronise loc Read More →

Ministry decries smuggling of minerals

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  /   in Energy

Following the surge in illegal activities in the Solid Minerals sector, the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Mr. Musa Read More →

Nigerians to pay more for cooking gas


  /   in Energy

Nigerians will be compelled to pay a sudden 48 percent price increase for liquefied petroleum gas, LPG, also known as cooking Read More →

Systemic crisis looms in banking sector

The Central Bank of Nigeria head office  in Abuja.

  /   in Business 1:45 am

There are indications that some banks are not making adequate provisions for bad and doubtful loans in their books as mandate Read More →

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Keshi rules out Obafemi, Iheanacho from Eagles

Obafemi Martins

  /   in Sports 1:05 am

In what could be yet another topical discussion in Nigerian football, out of contract Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi has e Read More →

NFF to hire Keshi on match-by-match basis

Stephen Okechukwu Keshi

  /   in Sports

The fate of out of contract Super Eagles coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi will be defined by the yet to be elected Executive Co Read More →

Akpabio classic breaks entry record


  /   in Sports

Despite the Ebola Virus scare that has limited the entry for foreign participation, the entry figure for this year’s Godswi Read More →

Giwa’s faction fail to resume as Police takes over NFF


  /   in Sports

Despite an order by a Jos High Court which last Friday restored the Chris Giwa led faction as the executive committee of the Read More →

2022 World Cup won’t be held in Qatar

Theo Zwanziger

  /   in Sports 9:10 pm

The Fifa executive committee member Theo Zwanziger has broken ranks to claim publicly that, in his opinion, the 2022 World Cu Read More →

Kaduna Utd players protest non-payment of 12 months salary

Heartland players celebrating a goal scored.

  /   in Sports

Kaduna United FC players on Monday staged a protest over the non-payment of their 12 months salary. Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Movie producer tasks Nigerians in Diaspora on national development


  /   in Music 8:51 pm

Roseline Sanni-Ajose, a movie producer, has called on Nigerians in the Diaspora to return home and bring their wealth of expe Read More →

The Spark Boss: Illrymz grants social media internship to youths


  /   in Entertainment

Illrymz, an aberration of ill rhymes—a slang for lyrical dexterity—was bestowed on Adebola, as he then was, at Kings Coll Read More →

What Dorobucci really means — Dr Sid

Dr. Sid

  /   in Entertainment

No doubts, Dr Sid, born Sidney Onoriode Esiri, is now one of the leading musicians ruling the Nigerian airwaves. A dentist tu Read More →

‘Native and Vogue’ ends today: Who wins Allure Style Awards?


  /   in Entertainment

As the curtain falls on the 2nd edition of Native and Vogue Port Harcourt International Fashion Week, tonight, the three day Read More →

Maheeda is bad news to gospel music – Sandra Ifudu

Sandra Ifudu

  /   in Entertainment 9:33 pm

She’s new on the scene but already looking like a good bet that may bring in good tidings. Sandra Ifudu, gospel and inspira Read More →

Beauty queens are not promiscuous— Nancy-Olive Aisagbonhi, Calabar Carnival Queen


  /   in Entertainment, Features

Everything works like Harry Potter’s spell when crowns rest on the heads of the likes of passionate, gorgeous and cheerful Read More →



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